Info

"The Worst Thing" with Maria Heinegg

"The Worst Thing" is a podcast where comedian and writer, Maria Heinegg, gets up close and personal with her guests about some of the worst things they’ve ever done, seen, said, experienced, witnessed or felt. Sometimes it's funny, sometimes there’s tears, often it’s uncomfortable and always, it’s interesting.
RSS Feed Subscribe in iTunes
"The Worst Thing" with Maria Heinegg
2017
July
June
May
April
March
February


2016
December
October
June
May
April
March
February
January


Categories

All Episodes
Archives
Categories
Now displaying: Category: comedy
Jul 10, 2017

Stand up comedian, Diego Lopez, recounts the stories of witnessing 3 separate incidents of people being killed, sobriety and his time MMA fighting.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

 

Jul 5, 2017

Stand up comedian and actress, Katie Hannigan, tells the awful yet hilarious story and aftermath of getting beaten up and mugged by a group of teenage girls.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

Jun 5, 2017

Taylor Clark, Seattle comic, recounts the trials and tribulations of living in New York City with little to no money, getting arrested, fired, robbed and his regular use of marijuana.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

May 14, 2017

Comedian, Dina Hashem (@dinahasemsays), tells personal stories from growing up Muslim and female in the US as well as dealing with an autoimmune skin disease.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

 

Apr 3, 2017

Langston Kerman (@langstonkerman), comedian and actor, shares the story of confronting the peeping tom in his dormitory shower and the college hearing that followed when he reported him.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

Mar 20, 2017

Comedian Mike Cannon (@iammikecannon) comes on to talk about his struggle with self perception through difficult years following high school around self esteem, family, college sports, substances, racism, sex, class and comedy.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

Feb 13, 2017

In this special Valentine's Day episode of The Worst Thing, stand up comedian, Anthony Devito @AnthonyDeVito_, shares the stories of the heartbreak around his first love leaving him for his best friend and the unexpected love his grandmother found at 88 years old.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com

Dec 11, 2016

Stand up and "Adam Ruins Everything" writer, Alison Zeidman (@alisonlzeidman), discusses her father long term illnesses and eventually death, the plight of comedy as a career, anxiety and eating disorders.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

Oct 3, 2016

Stand up comic and Daily Show writer, Matt Koff (@mattkoff), comes on to discuss childhood shame, breaking his back and the grim reality of adulthood.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

 

Jun 29, 2016

Stand up comic, Justy Dodge (@justydodge), talks about her addictions, trips to mental hospitals, childhood, self abuse, emotional turmoil and body issues.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

May 10, 2016

Comedian, Paul Hooper, discusses his rock bottom that led to what is now him being 10 Years sober recovering from alcoholism.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

May 7, 2016

Comedian and author, Dan Wilbur, comes on to discuss his eating issues, his ex girlfriend, lies and betrayal.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

Apr 15, 2016

Part 1 of 3: Public defender, Rigodis Appling, guest hosts to interview Maria about her diagnosis of endometriosis, surgery, women's healthcare, politics and the American legal system.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

Apr 13, 2016

Part 3 of 3: Public defender, Rigodis Appling, guest hosts to interview Maria about her diagnosis of endometriosis, surgery, women's healthcare, politics and the American legal system.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

Apr 13, 2016

Part 2 of 3: Public defender, Rigodis Appling, guest hosts to interview Maria about her diagnosis of endometriosis, surgery, women's healthcare, politics and the American legal system.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

 

Mar 24, 2016

Writer, Larisa Makow, walks through the experience of her grandfather, aunt and now her mother having Huntington's Disease and her controversial decision to get tested for it.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

Mar 23, 2016

Gentleman scholar, musician and comedian, Dave Hill (@MrDaveHill), shares about his mother's diagnosis, sickness and eventual death from cancer and the grief process.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

Mar 17, 2016

Comedian, Kerryn Feehan (@KFreehams) walks through her alcoholism, sobriety, relapses and being in recovery from addiction.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

Mar 8, 2016

Stand up comic, writer & cartoonist, Erik Bergstrom (@Erik_Bergstrom) to talk about his diagnosis, treatment and being in remission from Stage IV Hodgkin's Lymphoma.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

Mar 7, 2016

Stand up comic, Noah Gardenswartz (@noahgcomedy) discusses his mother's fight and her eventual passing away from cancer and intimacy issues with women.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

Mar 1, 2016

Excellent human and ace photographer, Sara Silverstein, talks through the bizarre theme in Sara's life of disappearing boyfriends and friends, cheating, as well as the dark times that led to her sobriety.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

Feb 22, 2016

Excellent comic (and ex boyfriend), George Gordon (@georgepgordon3), shares the story of being held up at gun point while working at a Memphis liquor store and how it changed the course of his life, finding stand up comedy and also their break up.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

Feb 15, 2016

On this Valentine's Day episode of “The Worst Thing”, Maria (@mariaheinegg), has on comedian, Molly Austin (@mollyoaustin). They mine the intense story of Molly's traumatic car accident, resulting injuries as well as touch on how that's linked back to her boyfriend's fatal fall years ago.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

Feb 8, 2016

Writer, Second City alum and Kesha's former social media voice, Marlena Ryan (@marlena_ryan), to discuss being groomed and eventually seduced by the father of the family she babysat for in high school.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

Feb 1, 2016

Maria has on comic, Andy Sandford (@andysandford), to discuss his father dying, having Crohn's Disease, taking drugs, the trials and tribulations of doing stand up comedy and infidelity.

You can find "The Worst Thing" podcast (@worstthingpod) on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to email questions and comments to: theworstthingpodcast@gmail.com.

 

1 2 Next »